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A Transcontinental Triumph: David’s Fundraising Blog

Nacoa simply could not be here without our amazing supporters and fundraisers. Among those who take on incredible feats of strength and endurance to raise funds and awareness for Nacoa is David, who is shortly returned from his astounding ‘self-supported’ transcontinental race across Europe.

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#Upfest2018: Volunteer Kate’s Blog

#Upfest2018 Nacoa volunteers donated over 1,000 volunteer hours at Europe’s largest urban art festival, Upfest, helping to raise awareness and funds for those affected by their parent’s drinking.

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Children of Alcoholics Week 2018 – because no child affected by their parent’s problem drinking should ever feel alone.

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Nacoa Advent Care Messages 2017

The festive season can be difficult for families blighted by alcohol problems. Christmas and New Year is meant to be a time of celebration and togetherness, making it doubly sad for children living under the shadow of parental alcoholism.

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Shadow Health Secretary Jonathan Ashworth Visits Nacoa

This week, Nacoa welcomed the Shadow Home Secretary, Jonathan Ashworth MP. Taking a break in his busy election schedule, Jonathan visited Nacoa’s Bristol offices to lead a discussion on the problems faced by children affected by their parent’s drinking.

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